View Full Version : Romanian Airborne insignia

07-18-2012, 11:08 PM
I need some help guys. I know the romanians had a paratrooper unit but can find little info or photos of them. Did they wear camo similar to the luftwaffe ? Did they go into combat wearing their blue uniform jump smock ? What was their insignia ?

Thx for any help guys !

07-31-2012, 05:47 AM
- here is some info on the insignia: http://antique-photos.com/en/awardsdatabase/kingdom-romania/59-military-paratrooper-badge.html
- latest research suggest the jump smock was khaki: http://www.traditia-militara.ro/forum/YaBB.pl?num=1300171570
- and here: http://www.traditia-militara.ro/index.php?article=9&language=en